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The WATE-TV 6 Day of Service Project, Christmas in July Blanket Drive benefiting the East Tennessee Kidney Foundation, brought in over 600 blankets and $1800 for local dialysis patients!

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Painting with a Twist on Lovell Road will be hosting another fundraiser for the East Tennessee Kidney Foundation on Tuesday, August 19th at 6pm.

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We are excited to announce the date of our 2nd Annual ETKF Golf Classic, in Partnership with the TN National Guard! Join us Friday, September 19th at 1pm at Three Ridges Golf Course in Knoxville for a relaxing afternoon of rolling hills, sunshine and golf!

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Get Involved

ETKF is run by volunteers and the contributions of the community. You can help us by volunteering and becoming an advocate for the health and well-being of East Tennesseans affected by kidney disease.


Help us provide patient services and support to East Tennesseans affected by kidney disease. Your donations will also help us provide information and education on the prevention of kidney disease.

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Do you or a family member need help getting to and from dialysis? Do you need help paying for supplemental nutritional products and necessary medications? Contact us because we may be able to help.

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  • Priority Ambulance

    Priority Ambulance, a national company headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., is proud to be a sponsor of the East Tennessee Kidney Foundation. Our motto is: Our community. Our priority. We believe we serve best when we are a part of the groups, events and causes that matter to the community. We readily lent our support to the foundation’s 3rd Annual Lucky Kidney Run in 2014 in downtown Knoxville and look forward to being a part of future events.